Monthly Archive: September 2014

USFS charges high fees for pressing red video button on your camera

USFS charges high fees for pressing red video button on your camera

Here is a link to the actual US Forest Service “Interim Directive” (ID). The USFS is proposing that this ID be made permanent. Please read the actual text for yourself: http://www.fs.fed.us/specialuses/documents/InterimFilmingQAimprovedjune10.pdf In summary, it says that: you do not need a permit for any still photography including commercial still photography as long as you do not use actors, models and...

Google plans to shut down the Panoramio photo service

Google plans to shut down the Panoramio photo service

Panoramio founders try persuading Google not to kill site – CNET. Google says they will provide assistance in migrating photos from Panoramio to a new Google Views online service.